Metadatalibrarians -- A listserv for Metadata Librarians

 

About Metadatalibrarians

Welcome to the metadataLibrarians listserv.

This listserv is intended for Metadata Librarians, Digital Librarians, Metadata Architects, Information Architects, and other professionals working in cultural heritage institutions and the information sciences.

This list is geared toward discussing qualitative issues central to the metadata and digital library world. Discussions on popular metadata standards such as EAD, METS, MODS, MARCXML, DC, OAI, etc., will be prominent. The list also serves as a forum for discussing workflow issues in our respective insititutions, as well as a meeting place for collaborating.

Some technical discussion is certainly welcomed. Because metadata professionals come from all disciplines and technical backgrounds, though, we prefer to keep the discussion fairly non-technical. Heavy technical discussions regarding metadata and digital libraries can be found on XML4LIB, CODE4LIB, diglib, SYSLIB, etc.

To see the collection of prior postings to the list, visit the Metadatalibrarians Archives.

Using Metadatalibrarians
To post a message to all the list members, send email to metadatalibrarians@lists.monarchos.com.

You can subscribe to the list, or change your existing subscription, in the sections below.

Subscribing to Metadatalibrarians

Subscribe to Metadatalibrarians by filling out the following form. You will be sent email requesting confirmation, to prevent others from gratuitously subscribing you. This is a private list, which means that the list of members is not available to non-members.

    Your email address:  
    Your name (optional):  
    You may enter a privacy password below. This provides only mild security, but should prevent others from messing with your subscription. Do not use a valuable password as it will occasionally be emailed back to you in cleartext.

    If you choose not to enter a password, one will be automatically generated for you, and it will be sent to you once you've confirmed your subscription. You can always request a mail-back of your password when you edit your personal options. Once a month, your password will be emailed to you as a reminder.
    Pick a password:  
    Reenter password to confirm:  
    Which language do you prefer to display your messages?  
    Would you like to receive list mail batched in a daily digest? No Yes
Metadatalibrarians Subscribers
(The subscribers list is only available to the list members.)

Enter your address and password to visit the subscribers list:

Address: Password:   

To unsubscribe from Metadatalibrarians, get a password reminder, or change your subscription options enter your subscription email address:

If you leave the field blank, you will be prompted for your email address


Metadatalibrarians list run by clay at monarchos.com
Metadatalibrarians administrative interface (requires authorization)

Delivered by Mailman
version 2.1.17
Python Powered GNU's Not Unix